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Install, check smoke detectors, be cautious

Install, check smoke detectors, be cautious

October 13th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

Because October is National Fire Prevention Month, we want to remind our readers that the best investment they will ever make in home safety is to have a properly functioning smoke detector installed in every bedroom of their residence.

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Should peanuts be sold at high school ball games?

Should peanuts be sold at high school ball games?

October 12th, 2013 12:00 am by Staff Report

Johnson City school officials have formed a committee to address the sale of peanuts at Science Hill High School games.

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New design makes passing funny money more difficult

New design makes passing funny money more difficult

October 10th, 2013 10:32 am by Staff Report

As we reported in this paper earlier this week, two Pennsylvania men were arrested Friday and charged with passing counterfeit bills at four Johnson City businesses.

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We must speak up about mental health issues

We must speak up about mental health issues

October 9th, 2013 8:44 am by Staff Report

Too few public officials are prepared to candidly discuss a mental health system in this country that could use much improvement.

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Support for custodians at ETSU in Wednesday's Forum

Support for custodians at ETSU in Wednesday's Forum

October 9th, 2013 8:20 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on keeping the custodial staff at ETSU.

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Mental Illness Awareness Week, Obamacare and more in Tuesday's Forum

Mental Illness Awareness Week, Obamacare and more in Tuesday's Forum

October 8th, 2013 8:22 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on Mental illness awareness week, Obamacare and serving others.

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ETSU oursourcing and property rezoning in Sunday's Forum

ETSU oursourcing and property rezoning in Sunday's Forum

October 7th, 2013 9:17 am by Staff Report

Readers weigh in on outsourcing at ETSU and property rezoning.

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Parents: Know your local history, teach your children

Parents: Know your local history, teach your children

October 7th, 2013 8:13 am by Staff Report

Monday marks the 233th anniversary of the Battle of Kings Mountain, which was a monumental win for patriots that couldn’t have been achieved without the help of militiamen from this area

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Should Rep. Hill change his vote on wine bill?

Should Rep. Hill change his vote on wine bill?

October 7th, 2013 8:09 am by Staff Report

Here we go again. Last month, Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey said he expects a long debated bill to allow wine to be sold in Tennessee grocery stores finally will be approved when the state General Assembly reconvenes next year.

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Consider composting instead of raking leaves for pickup

Consider composting instead of raking leaves for pickup

October 4th, 2013 8:44 am by Staff Report

Public works crews in Johnson City are set to begin fall leaf pickup on Nov. 4. Leaves will be collected in each neighborhood of the city at least twice through Dec. 20.

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